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Killing Democracy by a Thousand Cuts

How are our votes being stolen? Let us count the ways… By James Heddle and Mary Beth Brangan Electoral Proctology As the fateful June 7 primary election day approached in 6 states, including California, a stellar group of election protection … Continue reading

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Nixing the Fix – Lessons from U.S. Elections Past

The video co-production that heads this blog edition is a fast-paced cautionary report on how investigative reporting, the Green Party, the Election Protection movement, pre-emptive litigation and just plain angry voters saved the Dems from Karl Rove in a key … Continue reading

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12 Nuclear Realities Whose Names Must Not Be Spoken

Beyond Obama’s ‘Nuclear Security’ Hokus POTUS By James Heddle [ First published on Counterpunch.org ] ‘Nuclear Security’ – The Quintessential Oxymoron? It ended, with no apparent sense of irony, on April Fools’ Day. Obama’s much-heralded ‘Nuclear Security Summit’ came to … Continue reading

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NeoNuclearism as a Cargo Cult – Revised & Updated

Forgetting Fukushima, Denying Dai-ichi By James Heddle “Everyone is entitled to their own opinion. But everyone is not entitled to their own facts.” – Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynahan Fallout as Blowback As the 5-year anniversary has rolled around it’s clear … Continue reading

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Neo-Nuclearism as a Cargo Cult

Forgetting Fukushima, Denying Dai-ichi By James Heddle “Everyone is entitled to their own opinion. But everyone is not entitled to their own facts.” – Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynahan Fallout as Blowback As the 5-year anniversary rolls around it’s clear to … Continue reading

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STAND WITH THE MARSHALL ISLANDS – ROUND 2

Guest Blog by Jackie Cabasso from Europe The first round of oral arguments in the Marshall Islands lawsuits against the nuclear-armed states in the International Court of Justice are coming to a close today. Friday, 11 March (the 5th anniversary … Continue reading

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Why California’s Current Nuclear Showdown Should Matter to You

Why the Current Nuclear Showdown in California Should Matter to You By James Heddle EON – the Ecological Options Network Sunset for Nuclear Power? Does the dream of nuclear power still ‘look bright’ as one enthusiastic investment advisor gushed less … Continue reading

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Nuclearism, Climate Chaos and Active Hope

by James Heddle “There comes a time in human affairs when we must seize the bull by the tail and stare the situation squarely in the face.” –  W.C. Fields “Consciousness is suffering.” – Gautama Buddha “Don’t Worry Be Happy.” … Continue reading

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Urgent Nuclear Warning from a Man Who Knows

Former U.S. Sec. of Defense, William J. Perry: “Today we still have over 20 thousand real world nuclear weapons. Enough to blow up everybody on the planet several times over. Those weapons pose the immediate problem of a danger of … Continue reading

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EON’s 2015 Report in Pictures &…

…Snapshots of the Resurgent Movement for a Nuclear Free California Report to Funders Many, many thanks to those who have supported us through the past year! With great appreciation to our funders, supporters and partner activist organizations, we celebrate our … Continue reading

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